Welding Classes in Phoenix, AZ

Sharpen your skills and learn more about the process of your choice. We offer MIG, TIG, Stick, and Flux-Cored process training. We also offer Torchmate CNC Plasma and CAD Training as well as theory to those looking to learn more about how more about how it all works, and can even certify.

We proudly offer effective and efficient consulting, in-house or onsite, on practically every piece of equipment sold through our company. Vern Lewis Welding Supply Inc. prides themselves in consistently delivering to you, our customer, guidance with welding processes, consumables, etc., whatever is necessary to make your experience at Vern Lewis a memorable one!!

Our training rooms have top of the line equipment and fume extraction. There is nothing but the best for our students! We offer individual classes however, group rates are available.

We also have a Virtual (VRTEX) Reality Simulator. The VRTEX® 360 provides a best-in-class advanced level virtual reality welding simulation training experience for educational or industrial environments. Please call for class pricing.

Training is now available five days a week, Monday – Friday: 8 am – 5 pm. We are also taking our mobile training trailer out to some of our remote locations, on a monthly basis, and offering training there as well.

Types of Training


Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) - MIG Welding

MIG welding is one of the most commonly known processes of welding. Learn to properly set up equipment, and weld with correct techniques, angles, and travel speed. Flux-Cored Arc Welding (FCAW) process training is also available. Please specify at the time of scheduling.

FLUX Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) - TIG Welding

Considered the most difficult welding process, students will learn to TIG weld with a variety of materials and master techniques such as proper amperage control and feeding filler metal.

Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) - Stick Welding

One of the oldest processes in welding, Stick Welding is still prevalently used in the industry. Learn the difference is electrode types, polarity and machine settings, and proper technique used for in and out of position weld types.

Torchmate CNC Plasma and CAD Training

Plasma Tables of all sizes have made their way to the industry from fab shops to structural companies. With this equipment, also comes a sophisticated software to run the table efficiently. We have the expertise to train users how to effectively run tables and troubleshoot when issues occur. Our lab is equipped with the Lincoln Electric Cutting System’s Torchmate table and CAD software.

Virtual Reality Arc Welding (VRAW)

Are you interested in welding but the thought of arcs and sparks have you a little nervous? Book a class on our virtual trainer to become more comfortable!

Additional Offerings


Welding certification administration


Open lab sessions ($45.00 per hour)


Saturday workshops (pricing varies)


Group rates available (maximum 3 students)


Customizable courses and on-site training


Career exploration classes and field trips

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To sign up for a welding class you can call us 602-633-7052 or fill out the contact form below and we will be in touch with more information.

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